Varsity Athletics Quick Recap: Thursday, March 16, 2023


MV Athletics | 3/17/2023

ATLANTA - Various Mount Vernon Varsity athletic teams were in action on Thursday, March 16.

Below is a brief recap from the events.

The Mustangs defeated the King's Ridge Tigers in region play 5-0 at the Sandy Springs Tennis Center to move to 9-2 overall and 6-1 in Region 6-1A DI play.

Thursday's victory marked their third victory in the past week.

Mount Vernon also only dropped four games total in the match from all five spots.

The following Mustangs picked up wins on the day: Liam O'Leary (no. 1 singles) 8-1, Cadyn Dawson (no. 2 singles) 8-0, Christopher Collins (no. 3 singles) 8-1, Kiefer Hurtado & Nico Tur (no. 1 doubles) 8-0 and Jac Crouch & Sam Hodges (no. 2 doubles) 8-2.

Mount Vernon returns to the court on Wednesday, March 22, traveling to Whitefield Academy for a region match beginning at 4 p.m.

The Mustangs bested the King's Ridge Tigers 4-1 on Thursday afternoon, March 16, at the Sandy Springs Tennis Center.

Mount Vernon now moves to 9-1 and 7-0 in region play.

After dropping their first match of the season, the Mustangs have won nine consecutive matches.

The following Mustangs picked up victories: Sofia Tur (no. 1 singles) 8-5, Daniela O'Leary (no. 2 singles) 8-0, Annabel France & Sadie Hutchens (no. 1 doubles) 8-3, Kate Duncan & Taylor Gravely (no. 2 doubles) 8-4.

Mount Vernon returns to the court on Wednesday, March 22, traveling to Whitefield Academy for a region match beginning at 4 p.m.

The Mustangs returned to play after 18 days off to defeat the East Coweta High School Indians on the road 13-11 to improve to 1-1 on the young season.

The Mustangs are back on the field on Saturday, March 18, traveling to rival Holy Innocents for a match against the Golden Bears.

Face-off is scheduled for 1 p.m. at the school's South Campus Turf Field.

After falling to the Whitefield Wolfpack on Wednesday afternoon at home, the Mustangs traveled to Smyrna, Ga. for a rematch on Thursday afternoon, March 16.

Unfortuantely, the Mustangs came up on the wrong end, dropping their second consecutive game, 6-0.

Brooks Champney and Dawson Stevens each had a hit for Mount Vernon.

The Mustangs continue region play next week, traveling to the Weber School on Monday, March 20.

First pitch against the Rams is scheduled for 4:30 p.m.

Established in 1972, The Mount Vernon School, serves over 1,200 students in preschool through grade 12 on our 40-acre Atlanta campus. As a leading visionary independent school, Mount Vernon’s brand of innovation and entrepreneurship has emerged over the last decade, impacting schools in the US and across the globe through Mount Vernon Ventures, a research, strategy, and consulting division of the School. In addition, in 2021 the School launched a global online program for grade 9-12 to meet the needs of today’s flexible family. Through established partnerships with Fortune 500 companies, non-profits, and civic environments, our mission is to design a better world...together.